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Multidisciplinary Approach to Plan Smart Specialisation Strategies for Local Economic Development

From 2015-04-01 to 2019-03-31, ongoing project | MAPS-LED Website

Project details

Total cost:

EUR 1 512 000

EU contribution:

EUR 1 512 000

Coordinated in:

Italy

Call for proposal:

H2020-MSCA-RISE-2014See other projects for this call

Funding scheme:

MSCA-RISE - Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE)

Objective

Deliverables

  • Communication plan

    "The Communication plan is preliminary produced to better adress the dissemination of the research goals throughout the larger stakeholder community before the launch of the first workshop ""Research and innovation strategies in cluster policy""."

  • First Mid Term scientific report

    The scientific report will include: 1. panel of available data on clusters on EU and US open sources; 2. preliminary assessment grid for analysing clusters; 3. List of case studies to be investigated; 4. Survey form and interview form to be used for the case studies data gathering; 5. Stakeholders preliminary mapping. The preliminary activities will be: Construction of the MAPS-LED panel of available data on clusters on EU and US open sources, suitable to make the transferability of the methodology possible thanks to the comparative perspective of the indicators (SOBE/NESUSEP); Construction of a preliminary MAPS-LED grid for analysing and assessing clusters, including qualitative and qualitative indicators and elements to be considered in the case studies analysis (PAU/NEUSEP); Desk based preliminary analysis of the clusters available in the Boston area, based on the MAPS-LED grid (FOCUS/AALTO/SOBE); Construction of the operational tools for the data gathering, in particular: construction of a survey form to gather the quantitative indicators related to the case study, and of an interview form to administrate interviews to key people to the cluster (PAU

  • 2nd Midterm Scientific Report “Book of lessons learned on successful clusters from the Boston cases”

    Delivery of the 1st Mid-Term meeting, to discuss and assess the preliminary findings from Boston

  • MAPS-LED Web platform

    Construction of the MAPS-LED Web-platform, suitable to be used as knowledge sharing means by all participants (restricted area) and as communication tool (open area) for the larger community of interested people

Publications

  • Creating Smart and Healthy Cities by Exploring the Potentials of EmergingTechnologies and Social Innovation for Urban Efficiency: Lessons from theInnovative City of Boston
    Author(s): Mohammed Agbali, Claudia Trillo, Yusuf Arayici, Terrence Fernando
    Published in: International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering Vol:4, No:5, 2017, 2017. 
  • Smart Specialisation Strategies as Drivers for (Smart) Sustainable Urban Development
    Author(s): Trillo, Claudia
    Published in: Sustainable Urbanization, issue 1, 2016. 

Coordinator

UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI MEDITERRANEA DI REGGIO CALABRIA
Italy

EU contribution: EUR 576 000


VIA SALITA MELISSARI FEO DI VITO
89124 REGGIO CALABRIA
Italy
Activity type: Higher or Secondary Education Establishments

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Participants

UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI ROMA LA SAPIENZA
Italy

EU contribution: EUR 324 000


Piazzale Aldo Moro 5
00185 ROMA
Italy
Activity type: Higher or Secondary Education Establishments

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AALTO-KORKEAKOULUSAATIO
Finland

EU contribution: EUR 288 000


OTAKAARI 1
02150 ESPOO
Finland
Activity type: Higher or Secondary Education Establishments

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THE UNIVERSITY OF SALFORD
United Kingdom

EU contribution: EUR 324 000


THE CRESCENT 43
M5 4WT SALFORD
United Kingdom
Activity type: Higher or Secondary Education Establishments

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Partner organisations

NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY
United States
HUNTINGTON AVENUE 360 960 RP
02115 BOSTON MA
United States
Activity type: Higher or Secondary Education Establishments

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SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION
United States
CAMPANILE DRIVE 5520 MC 1931
5520 SAN DIEGO
United States
Activity type: Other

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